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Toowoon BayAustralia

Forget the city by spending a few days at this peaceful, family-friendly beach destination, where beautiful sights are abundant above and below water. 

Toowoon Bay is the perfect spot for a break from urban life. Come here with family and friends of all ages and find something to suit everyone. Peaceful beaches, beautiful natural and manmade landmarks and practical local facilities make this the place for a dream vacation without any stress.

The bay’s location on Wyong’s Central Coast puts it at the heart of a wide array of stunning beaches and nature-rich protected parklands. Walk its shores and try to imagine it as it once was. This was originally a settlement of Chinese fisherman, established in the early 19th century. The fish they smoked here in Toowoon Bay traveled not only to Queensland, but all the way to China itself.

Swim and snorkel in the bright, clear waters around Toowoon Bay Beach, looking for colorful fish. Alternately, head to gorgeous Shelly Beach which, like Towoon Bay Beach, is well maintained and is attended by lifeguards during high season. If you have any small family members in tow, go straight to Little Bay. Protected by a sheltering breakwall, the tranquil waters here are ideal for introducing children to the magic of outdoor swimming and snorkeling. Afterward, bring them to Armstrong Archery Tag to dry off with an energetic chase in the sun.

Explore some land-based nature by visiting Wyrrabalong National Park. This protected area is rich with fascinating flora and fauna. Its littoral rainforest is a rare gem of the Central Coast. On the shores of lovely Tuggerah Lake, keep your camera to hand, ready to snap photos of the many bird species that dwell here.

The lighthouse at Norah Head is another beautiful feature of the local landscape. Head out to this pretty and isolated spot on the peninsula to enjoy some peace and quiet.

Drive to Towoon Bay from Sydney in around 90 minutes. Camp in the well-maintained sites around Toowoon Bay to get close to nature. These are also excellent places for kids to build friendships that last long beyond their idyllic vacation.

Top Hotels in Toowoon Bay

Toowoon Bay Holiday Park
Toowoon Bay Holiday Park
4 out of 5
Koongara Street, Toowoon Bay, NSW
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Nestled on the beach, this Toowoon Bay campground is within a 5-minute walk of Swadling Reserve and Toowoon Bay Beach. Blue Bay Beach and Peter Clifford Reserve ...

4.3/5Excellent! (129 reviews)

"Great location! Kids loved the jumping pillow. Staff friendly and helpful. Could do with some cosmetic & minor repairs (new interior paint and the blinds in living room & main bedroom were broken). Always enjoy our stays."…"

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

Toowoon Bay Holiday Park
Kims Beachside Retreat
Kims Beachside Retreat
5 out of 5
16 Charlton Street, Toowoon Bay, NSW
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Offering direct access to the beach, this Toowoon Bay hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Terrigal Lagoon, Ken Duncan Gallery, and Westfield Tuggerah. Soldiers Beach ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (108 reviews)

"A relaxing getaway for a few days. The staff were friendly and most helpful, the food excellent."…"

Reviewed on Dec 12, 2019

Kims Beachside Retreat
Stunning Toowoon Bay on Charlton
Stunning Toowoon Bay on Charlton
3.5 out of 5
Unit 2/13 Charlton St, Toowoon Bay, NSW
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Situated on the waterfront, this apartment building is within a 10-minute walk of Swadling Reserve and Toowoon Bay Beach. Blue Bay Beach and North Entrance Beach ...

Stunning Toowoon Bay on Charlton
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Vacation Rentals in Toowoon Bay

Toowoon Bay Holiday Park
Toowoon Bay Holiday Park
4 out of 5
Koongara Street, Toowoon Bay, NSW

Nestled on the beach, this Toowoon Bay campground is within a 5-minute walk of Swadling Reserve and Toowoon Bay Beach. Blue Bay Beach and Peter Clifford Reserve ...

4.3/5Excellent! (129 reviews)

"Great location! Kids loved the jumping pillow. Staff friendly and helpful. Could do with some cosmetic & minor repairs (new interior paint and the blinds in living room & main bedroom were broken). Always enjoy our stays."…"

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

Toowoon Bay Holiday Park
Stunning Toowoon Bay on Charlton
Stunning Toowoon Bay on Charlton
3.5 out of 5
Unit 2/13 Charlton St, Toowoon Bay, NSW

Situated on the waterfront, this apartment building is within a 10-minute walk of Swadling Reserve and Toowoon Bay Beach. Blue Bay Beach and North Entrance Beach ...

Stunning Toowoon Bay on Charlton
'pandanus' - Boutique Beachside Studio
'pandanus' - Boutique Beachside Studio
Toowoon Bay, NSW

With direct access to the beach, this Toowoon Bay apartment building is within a 10-minute walk of Swadling Reserve, Toowoon Bay Beach, and Blue Bay Beach. North ...

5/5Exceptional! (25 reviews)
Amazing!!

"The place was beautiful, perfect location, super clean and was well stocked with supplies ! Loved our weekend away!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2020

'pandanus' - Boutique Beachside Studio
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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